Schedule of events

8:30 amRegistration Opens

9:00 amWelcome Remarks

9:15am - 10:05 amFirst Session

Running concurrently, choose one:
- Programming Banned Books: Speaker Panels, Read-outs, and Positive Engagement (Academic)
- NYU Division of Libraries' Days of Learning (DoL DoL) Program on Book Banning (Academic)
- Censorship: Past and Present (General)
- The Banned Books Trading Card Project (Public)

10:00 am - 10:20 amBreak

10:20 am - 11:10 amSecond Session

Running concurrently, choose one:
- ALA and UABB: Perspectives on Messaging and Resources for Your Library (General)
- ARE YOU READY FOR A CHALLENGE? How a library’s interactive immersion experience helped to train against wave of book bans. (Public)
- Advocacy Matters: Protecting our LGBTQIA+ Picture Book Characters (Schools)
-Banned Book Go to College (Academic)

11:10 am - 11:45 amLunch

Catered by Lola's in Poughkeepsie

11:45 am - 1:00 pmKeynote, Q&A

With featured speaker, Jeff Trexler

Location Information

  • Dutchess BOCES Conference Center
  • 5 BOCES Road, Poughkeepsie, NY, 12601 US

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